Camera Drones

ST. LOUIS • Drones have come a long way from the gas engine-powered model airplane craze of the 1950s and ’60s. Evolved from their model plane and military origins, today’s unmanned aircraft are being put to work by businesses and public agencies in the St. Louis region. Brian Borton, operations manager with Gateway Drone Resources, […]

By Marcus Hoy Swedish companies soon will no longer have to apply for permits before flying drones equipped with cameras, under changes to the country’s privacy rules. Under the existing rules, permission to fly camera-equipped drones is only granted if the risk of privacy violations is minimized. The new rules exempt companies from the camera-equipped […]

The International Space Station (ISS) has a new resident, but it’s not a human—it’s a drone. The small spherical drone was constructed by Japanese space agency JAXA with a special orientation system that allows it to maneuver around the ISS and capture video. Not only is it a convenient way to get footage from space […]

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station have a lot to do 400 kilometers above our heads, whether it’s growing flowers, playing pong with water, or doing more serious genetics research and experiments. They’ve got plenty of high-tech tools to do their science, and now they’ve added another impressive (and super cute) one to their […]

Facebook From conceptualization to actual application, drone manufacturers have taken the theories of sci-fi movies and books and turned them into real-life applications, giving birth to the phenomenon of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Drone makers worldwide have been significantly influenced by the accelerated technological developments and advancements in the field of smart electronics. Predicted to play […]

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station have a lot to do 400 kilometers above our heads, whether it’s growing flowers, playing pong with water, or doing more serious genetics research and experiments. They’ve got plenty of high-tech tools to do their science, and now they’ve added another impressive (and super cute) one to their […]

Facebook From conceptualization to actual application, drone manufacturers have taken the theories of sci-fi movies and books and turned them into real-life applications, giving birth to the phenomenon of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Drone makers worldwide have been significantly influenced by the accelerated technological developments and advancements in the field of smart electronics. Predicted to play […]

Randy Petersen Local Government Reporter Randy is the Post Bulletin’s local government reporter, covering the city of Rochester and Olmsted County, as well as Destination Medical Center efforts. He joined the Post Bulletin staff in 2014. … read more at: http://www.postbulletin.com/news/local/police-cameras-drones-up-for-discussion-next-week/article_9d93b31f-ccd9-5e91-a18e-56abef72d074.html